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General Agency Information
Name:Human Services Department County of Santa Cruz
Alternate Name(s):HSD of Santa Cruz County
Human Services Department of Santa Cruz County
Address:1000 Emeline Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Toll Free:888-421-8080
 Use California Relay: Yes
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 8-5
Description:The Human Services Department offers a wide range of programs and services to the Santa Cruz County community. The department provides safety net services to meet the basic needs of individuals and families, ensures the protection of children, the elderly, and dependent adults, and provides job search assistance and job training opportunities to help job seekers become self sufficient.

ELIGIBILITY: Children, youth, families and individuals who may be job seekers, veterans, disabled, medically uninsured, abused or neglected, frail or vulnerable, and in need of support.
Programs:Includes following departments (see related links)
Adult and Long Term Services
Employment and Benefit Services
Family and Children's Services Foster Care
Family and Children's Services Independent Living
Family and Children's Services Child Protective Services

Languages other than English:American Sign Language
Can Arrange for Others
Interpreters Available
Accommodations for Disabled:Call for Information
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Funding Source:County Government

Cecilia Espinola

Related Agencies
Child Agencies:HSD Adult and Long Term Care
HSD Employment and Benefit Services
HSD Family and Children's Services Foster Care and Adoption
HSD Family and Children's Services Independent Living Program
HSD Family and Children's Services-Child Protective Services
Santa Cruz Veterans Resource Center
Subject Headings
 Child Abuse Counseling
Child Abuse Hotlines
Child Abuse Prevention
Child Abuse Support Groups
Families and Individuals Needing Support
Food Stamps
Government Agencies
Low Income
Public Assistance Programs
Temporary Financial Aid
This record last modified October 1, 2016